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Road Trip Spotlight: Georgia Aquarium

Road Trip Spotlight: Georgia Aquarium
Only a short drive away in Atlanta, Georgia Aquarium is the perfect summer getaway for families, and was also recently named a Top 5 Animal Attraction by FamilyFun Magazine. If you’re looking to take a day trip with the kiddos or spend a quick weekend away, here are some ways that you can experience...
May 26th, 2015 | featured, Resources, Roadtrips | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: May 24th – May 31st

Birmingham Events Calendar: May 24th – May 31st
It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! Hello Summer!! Another school year is in the books and it’s time for some Summer Fun! A couple of the summer reading programs will kick off this week, so make sure to check with your local library and get those kiddos signed up for some great incentives...
May 24th, 2015 | featured, to do | Read More

Summer Camp Spotlight: The Birmigham Zoo

Summer Camp Spotlight: The Birmigham Zoo
Have an animal lover in your house? Then a zoo camp might be perfect for you! Summer ZooFari Camp is available for 4K through 8th grade students. Space is limited, and camps fill up quickly. Please register in advance to guarantee your child a spot. While attending Summer ZooFari Camp, campers will experience: Live...
May 19th, 2015 | featured, Summer Camps | Read More

Preventing the Summer Slide

Preventing the Summer Slide
Summer is coming and while it’s great to have a little break from full days of scheduled learning, preventing the Summer Slide is something all parents need to think about. The education slide is well-documented by numerous studies, which were synthesized in the 1990s by Harris Cooper, then a professor...
May 18th, 2015 | featured, to live | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: May 17th – May 24th

Birmingham Events Calendar: May 17th – May 24th
  It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! Summer is so close, can you feel it?? Disney on Ice presents, Frozen is rolling into town this week and there are a few story times happening around town. Check out the fun happening at the Birmingham Zoo over Memorial Day Weekend and of course, Itty...
May 17th, 2015 | featured, to do | Read More

Grand Opening! Itty Bitty Magic City

Grand Opening! Itty Bitty Magic City
BirminghamMommy.com got a chance to sneak a peek at the much anticipated Itty Bitty Magic City, that will be open to the public this Saturday at McWane Science Center. I have to say that I’m so completely jealous and sad that my kids are too old to play in this new area, so sad that I’m actually...
May 14th, 2015 | featured, to do | Read More

Giveaway: Disney on Ice, Frozen!

Giveaway: Disney on Ice, Frozen!
Enter a fantastical winter wonderland beyond all imagination at Disney On Ice presents Frozen Presented by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt. The heartwarming Academy Award®-winning film is now LIVE and skating into Birmingham with dazzling special effects, astonishing skating, and inspiring songs like...
May 14th, 2015 | featured, to win | Read More

Birmingham Events Calendar: May 10th – May 17th

Birmingham Events Calendar: May 10th – May 17th
It’s Not Our Fault if Your Kids are Bored! We hope you all had a wonderful Mother’s Day! Lots of fun happening around the Magic City this week, kicking off tomorrow with our Barons on a Home Stretch and looking forward to Do Dah Day on Saturday! Just a week or two more of school before Summer! Have...
May 10th, 2015 | featured, to do | Read More

Talking about Teen Depression is Depressing

Talking about Teen Depression is Depressing
By: Drew Read, COO Paul Anderson Youth We all feel sad, down, blue or discouraged at times.  That’s pretty normal.  Sadness, disappointment, and pessimism are natural reactions to the hassles of life.  I regularly feel a bit blue during football season as I watch my beloved Oakland Raiders lose...
May 8th, 2015 | featured, to live | Read More

Summer Reading Fun Around Birmingham

Summer Reading Fun Around Birmingham
We love that there are so many programs offered during the summer months that encourage the kiddos to keep reading even when they don’t “Have To.” Here are some of the places getting in on the summer fun this year!   Books a Million  Books-A-Million inspires young readers to pick...
May 7th, 2015 | featured, Resources, Summer Reading | Read More